These are strange days. Each day I encounter news that I could not possibly imagine would ever exist. There is a hashtag called #nottheonion, because ludicrous stories may be satire – or they may be reflective of something real. 654 more words
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We Can Only Afford One, So Choose Wisely: Social Security/Medicare, Cartel Cronyism or Inflation (a.k.a. Central Banking)
Here’s the problem with central banks seeking higher inflation: costs go up but wages don’t.
It’s easy to quantify the annual cost of Social Security/Medicare, and not so easy to calculate the cost of Cartel Cronyism and Central Bank-created inflation.Cartel cronyism is a hidden tax on the entire economy, as is Central Bank-created inflation. 745 more words
It’s In The Big and The Little…
Scoops of ice cream. Ideas. Conversations.
These are just a few parts of everyday life we measure. Worth and significance are often based on how “much” of something we have, its cost, or the amount of time it will take. 291 more words